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West Atlantic open positions

At West Atlantic, we are always looking for skilled and professional colleagues. Below is a list of open positions waiting for your application. Please read our privacy policy before sending in your application.

Please note: If you are applying for a pilot position with West Atlantic unfortunately we do not have any vacancies at this time.  Due to the high volume of enquiries/applications we may be unable to respond to you.  All previous applications do remain on our file for 6 months and should the situation change you may be contacted.

Open positions

Location
Application deadline

Part M Manager

Location:
East Midlands Airport
Application deadline:
14/02/2021

Position Type:           Management            

Department:             Part M

Location:                   East Midlands Airport/Coventry

Responsible to:         CEO    

Role Summary

As nominated postholder, the technical manager is to ensure the continuing airworthiness of all aircraft operated under the AOC of the company in accordance with the approved Continuing Airworthiness Managing Exposition (CAME), and that all maintenance work is carried out on time by maintenance in accordance with approved quality standards and the requirements of the CAA UK.

The technical manager reports directly to the company Accountable Manager.

 

Salary - Circa £75,000 

For a more detailed Job Describtion please contact - Louise.Gould@westatlantic.eu

This is for candidates only, we do not require support from employment agencies - Thank You 


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Office Administrator

Location:
Svedala
Application deadline:
07/02/2021

Would you like to join an international company and work with all levels of the organisation?

Do you speak English and Swedish on mother tongue level?

West Atlantic is looking for an office administrator with initiative, a lot of energy, an eye for details as well as good communicative skills.

We see the perfect candidate as someone who has experience in the service business, enjoys supporting the organisation with a variety of tasks within the areas of administration.

 The job:

As office administrator you will be working with a strong connection to the management but support all levels of the organisation. The job includes a wide range of administrative tasks such as office management, correspondence, maintenance of web pages – internal as well as external.

 Main responsibilities:

  • Work with office suppliers and craftsmen to ensure the offices are maintained.
  • Internal communication, mainly by intranet updates, including maintenance of same.
  • Maintaining external webpage.
  • Handling of mail.
  • Supporting the management team with a variety of administrative tasks such as correspondence and meeting organisation.
  • Develop and maintain profile templates for the company to ensure a uniform presentation of the company.

 Qualifications:

  • You have previous experience from the service business in an administrative role.
  • You are stress resilient, flexible, ambitious and possess an abundancy of energy.
  • You are a people person and enjoy maintaining contact with colleagues from all over the organisation with a very wide variety of requests.
  • You are used to work in a structured manner, prioritising and getting things done- without losing accuracy in your delivery.
  • You must speak and write fluently in Swedish and Business English.
  • You have a driving license, and you have expert skills in Microsoft Office.
  • You have experience with further developing and maintaining webpages. 

If this job sounds appealing to you, please send your CV and cover letter as soon as possible, we will screen applications on an on-going basis, and this ad might therefore close ahead of the deadline.

If you need further information before submitting your application,
please contact Alexandra Borglin on email alexandra.borglin@westatlantic.eu.
(We do not accept CV via email)

 


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Compliance Monitoring Manager

Location:
Svedala
Application deadline:
20/01/2021

 

West Atlantic is now looking for a Compliance Monitoring Manager in Malmö/Sturup, who wants to work in a corporate culture that is characterized by cooperation and team spirit. Our flights are an important link in the daily mail & parcel handling for priority deliveries within Europe. Welcome to a company where you can be involved and contribute to profitability, business benefits and not least to linking Europe through our business.

The role of the Compliance Monitoring Manager is to ensure that the activities of the operator are monitored for compliance with the applicable regulatory requirements, i.e., ORO.GEN.200, and any additional requirements as established by the operator, and that these activities are carried out properly under the supervision of the relevant head of functional area.

 The job: 

  • Ensure that our operating activities are monitored for compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Audits, including training of internal auditors
  • Be ambassador and initiator of process improvement
  • Operational Compliance Monitoring programme
  • Implementation of actions taken to mitigate risks and compliance deficiencies
  • Quality procedures in accordance with internal and external requirements

You:

  • Are educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Have a background in Aviation and/or compliance
  • Minimum 5 years recent aviation or compliance experience
  • Are fluent in English and Swedish both oral and written
  • Have excellent abilities in MS Office 365
  • Have a high level of problem solving and planning skills/experience, both day to day and strategic

 As a person you: 

  • Have strong customer focus
  • Have proven ability to work under pressure
  • Possess good interpersonal skills
  • Are an excellent team-worker
  • Are a great communicator

 

If this job sounds appealing to you, please send your CV and cover letter as soon as possible, we will screen applications on an on-going basis, and this ad might therefore close ahead of the deadline.

 

If you need further information before submitting your application, please contact Alexandra Borglin on email alexandra.borglin@westatlantic.eu. (We do not accept CV via email)

 


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Safety Manager Flight Operation

Location:
Svedala
Application deadline:
20/01/2021

 

West Atlantic is now looking for a Safety Manager in Malmö/Sturup, who wants to work in a corporate culture that is characterized by cooperation and team spirit. Our flights are an important link in the daily mail & parcel handling for priority deliveries within Europe. Welcome to a company where you can be involved and contribute to profitability, business benefits and not least to linking Europe through our business.

 

As Safety Manager you will be the focal point for our integrated Safety Management System to meet regulatory requirements and promote industry best practice. You will ensure that the operation is carried out in accordance with our Air Operator Certificate and P145, as well as that the operation is carried out in compliance with the applicable regulatory requirements and the standards of the operator.

 

The job:

  • Coordinate the development, administration, and maintenance of the Safety Management System
  • Intervene as representative of the Company in terms of Operational Safety in all circumstances as required
  • Coordinate and / or supervise the investigation of accidents and serious incidents.
  • Promote the company Safety policy
  • Advise on the development and updating of the Safety policy
  • Supervise the hazard identification systems and risk analysis and management
  • Collaborate in the fulfilment of the Operational Safety objectives and goals marked by management
  • Plan and organize Operational Safety training for all personnel
  • Review, adapt or modify all those aspects of the program that allow achieving the continuous improvement of the system

 You:

  • Have minimum 5 years Aviation Operations experience within a Safety department
  • Are fluent in English and Swedish both oral and written
  • Preferably type rated on either ATP, CRJ, B737 or other jet experience.
  • Have prior experience with Safety Management System
  • Have problem solving and planning skills, day to day as well as strategic
  • Have training experience

 As a person you: 

  • Strong customer focus
  • Have proven ability to work under pressure
  • Possess good interpersonal skills
  • Are an excellent team-worker
  • Are a great communicator

 

If this job sounds appealing to you, please send your CV and cover letter as soon as possible, we will screen applications on an on-going basis, and this ad might therefore close ahead of the deadline.

 

If you need further information before submitting your application, please contact Alexandra Borglin on email alexandra.borglin@westatlantic.eu. (We do not accept CV via email)

 

 


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Flight Operations Support Officer

Location:
Svedala
Application deadline:
20/01/2021

 

West Atlantic is now looking for a Flight Operations Support Officer in Malmö/Sturup, who wants to work in a corporate culture that is characterized by cooperation and team spirit. Our flights are an important link in the daily mail & parcel handling for priority deliveries within Europe. Welcome to a company where you can be involved and contribute to profitability, business benefits and not least to linking Europe through our business.

We need you to provide effective and efficient assistance, support, and advice within Flight Operations.

The job:

  • Internal Flight Operations compliance monitoring.
  • Handling of operational documentation.
  • Produce route and airfield categorisation briefs
  • Manage flight management system databases
  • Maintain licenses, qualifications, approvals, and certificates
  • Carry out aircraft audits

You have:

  • An Aviation background
  • Extensive knowledge of either Bae ATP, CRJ or B737 operations or other jet experience.
  • Previous work experience with EFB platforms
  • Up-to-date knowledge of Flight Operations and training
  • Excellent abilities in MS Office 365
  • Fluent in English and Swedish both oral and written

 As a person you: 

  • Have proven ability to work under pressure
  • Possess good interpersonal skills
  • Are an excellent team-worker
  • Are a great communicator

 If this job sounds appealing to you, please send your CV and cover letter as soon as possible, we will screen applications on an on-going basis, and this ad might therefore close ahead of the deadline.

 If you need further information before submitting your application, please contact Alexandra Borglin on email alexandra.borglin@westatlantic.eu. (We do not accept CV via email)


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Milou Frohn

Pilot

I’ve always loved to fly and to be able to do that for a living and see so much of the world is fantastic. The most important thing is having a great company behind us, always helping me to develop and providing all the support I need.

Lukas Biörnsen

Technical administration

West Atlantic is a great employer and take a real interest in my development and work life balance. The administrative side of the company is a really important part of our operation and I’m glad my role plays an important part in making sure our aircraft deliver on time.

Sandra Hellgren

Airplane Maintenance

I take great pride in my role in keeping our fleet in the air, every minute on the ground is time that we can’t help our customers. Getting our aircraft up and running again safely is what I enjoy the most.
 

Loading activities at EMA

Photo: Rob Edson, Ground Operations Manager, UK

 

Inflight to Svalbard

Photo: Jonas Holmberg, First Officer CRJ

 

First Boeing 737-800 arrives at EMA

Photo: Unknown

 

Team spirit in cockpit

Photo: Bertrand Pouderoux, Captain ATP

 

Safety training

Photo: Alastair Yardy, First Officer 737

 

Maintenance in Malmö

Photo: Geovanny Mejia, Technician

 

Celebrating a new contract

Photo: Nigel Hiorns, Managing Director and AM, UK

 

767 In the Hangar

Photo: Michelle Plunkett, 767 Engineer

 

On the flight deck

Photo: Elliot Longly, First Officer ATP

 

737 on ground

Photo: Charles Cleves, VP Sales

 

Office life

Photo: Aleksandra Rashid, Finance Controller - Maintenance

 

View from cockpit

Photo: Geovanny Mejia, Technician

 

New ATP-Pilots

Photo: Maarten & Eddy, First Officers ATP

 

First Boeing 737-800 water salute

Photo: Unknown

 

Svalbard

Photo: Thomas Holm, Captain CRJ

 

Loading B-767

Photo: Graeme Pryke, Captain 767

 

Morning view in ATP cockpit

Photo: Carl Klein, First Officer ATP

 

737-800 Line up in Liege

Photo: Christian Vanguers, Mechanic

 

737 Approach in Jersey

Photo: Tom Masterman

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